[BiO BB] CfP: eTELEMED 2013 || February 24 - March 1, 2013 - Nice, France

Cristina Pascual cris.pascual.gonzalez at gmail.com
Thu Aug 30 02:25:02 EDT 2012



Please consider to contribute to and/or forward to the appropriate groups 
the following opportunity to submit and publish original scientific results 
to eTELEMED 2013.

The submission deadline is September 29, 2012.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended article 
versions to one of the IARIA Journals: http://www.iariajournals.org


============== eTELEMED 2013 | Call for Papers ===============


eTELEMED 2013, The Fifth International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, 
and Social Medicine
February 24 - March 1, 2013 - Nice, France

General page: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/eTELEMED13.html

Call for Papers: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/CfPeTELEMED13.html

- regular papers
- short papers (work in progress)
- posters

Submission page: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/SubmiteTELEMED13.html

Submission deadline: September 29, 2012

Sponsored by IARIA, www.iaria.org

Extended versions of selected papers will be published in IARIA Journals: 

Print proceedings will be available via Curran Associates, Inc.: 

Articles will be archived in the free access ThinkMind Digital Library: 

Please note the Poster and Work in Progress options.

The topics suggested by the conference can be discussed in term of concepts, 
state of the art, research, standards, implementations, running experiments, 
applications, and industrial case studies. Authors are invited to submit 
complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other 
conference or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas.

All tracks are open to both research and industry contributions, in terms of 
Regular papers, Posters, Work in progress, Technical/marketing/business 
presentations, Demos, Tutorials, and Panels.

Before submission, please check and comply with the Editorial rules: 

eTELEMED 2013 Topics (topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)

eHealth technology and devices

Telemedicine software and devices; Diagnostic/monitoring systems and 
devices; Electronic health cards; Home monitoring services and equipment; 
Telemedicine equipments; Online instruments supporting independent living; 
eHealth telecommunication services; eHealth wireless data communications; 
IPTV and/or phone portal clients; Standardised biomarker analysis for 
intrinsic linkage to disease outcomes

eHealth data records

eHealth medical records; Reengineering of care plans in electronic format; 
Digital imagery and films; Internet imaging localization and archiving; 
Personal, adaptive, and content-based image retrieval imaging; Privacy and 
accuracy communications of patient records; Secure patient data storage; 
Secure communications of patient data; Authenticated access to patient 
records; Patient privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs); Robust approaches to 
algorithmic modeling of outcomes; Dynamic graphing of individual’s data 
trends; Data aggregation technologies; Delivery of information governance 
policies; Tools/systems for automatic document metadata tagging; Dataset 
harmonization across multiple sites; Standard/symbolic representations of 
multiple physiological trends and clinical/life events

eHealth information processing

Web technology in medicine and eHealth; Web-enabled consumer-driven eHealth; 
Electronic imagery and visualization frameworks; Color imaging and 
multidimensional projections; Imaging interfaces and navigation; Medical 
image processing; Video techniques for medical images; Computer vision and 
resolution; Rapid evaluation of patient's status; Anticipative processing of 
patient's status; Videoconferencing; Telepresence

eHealth systems and communications

Hospital information systems; Internet/intranet services; Surgical systems; 
Sensor-based systems; Satellite eHealth communications; Secure data 
transmissions; Body-sensor networks; Separation of concerns between domain 
problems and technological choices; Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) 
approaches to maximize translation of clinical evidence; Cross-border 
eHealth systems; HealthGrid; Wireless 'flooding' technology providing cheap 
e-health platform support to whole towns/cities

eHealth systems and emergency situations

Medical emergencies and communications; Detection emergencies situations; 
Medical resource allocation, optimization, and simulation; Real-time 
emergency situations management; Security and accuracy of emergency 
communications; Geolocalisation and optimization technology services for 
emergency fleet vehicles

Telemedicine/eHealth applications

Virtual telemedicine; Mobile eHealth services; Home monitoring and homecare 
applications; Wireless homecare; User-generated eHealth care; Personalized 
medicine; Wireless telemedicine ; Telehomecare technologies for the elderly; 
Automatic detection of infectious diseases

Telemedicine/eHealth services

Clinical telemedicine; Distributed surgery; Telemedicine and telehealth; 
Telepathology; Telecardiology; Telerehabilitation; Elderly and impaired 
patient services; Remote operational medicine; Remote consulting services; 
Telemedicare monitoring; Vital signs monitoring; Computer generated self 
care advice; Telemedicine handbag; Workflow approaches to improve healthcare 
intervention outcomes; Workflow to improve patient safety, decision support, 
and objective measurement of service quality; Support for evidence-driven 
integrated care pathways (ICP’s)

Social and financial aspects

Safety in telemedicine; Business models; Cost-benefit studies; Legal and 
ethical aspects; On-line payment and reimbursement issues; Ambient Assisted 
Living; Shared-care systems for eHealth; Privacy in the eHealth systems; 
Multi-lingual eHealth systems; Continuity in eHealth care; System 
simulations for business case development and risk reduction; Problem-
independent (generic application) eHealth architecture; 'Lean' e-health 
workflows; ‘Relative risk' dashboards - how the patient's condition 'sits' 
within population risk

Classical medicine and eHealth integration

Wide-area integration of eHealth systems; Current eHealth realizations and 
projects; Innovation in eHealth; Telemedicine portals; Standardization and 
interconnectivity of eHealth systems; Implementation of cross-border eHealth 
services; eHealth integration into routine medical practice; Affordable 
approaches to e-Health; eHealth acceptance with medical professionals and 
patients; Developing countries and eHealth; Distance education for eHealth; 
xHR standardization; Impact of ‘global’ integration standards and 
interoperability projects (e.g. CDA, IHE/XDS, SNOMED-CT, Continua Healthcare 
Alliance, IEEE11073, Common User Interface (CUI)

Preventive eHealth systems

Systematic risk analysis technologies for disease early detection and 
prevention; 'Patient path' hubs, mobile devices and/or dedicated home-based 
network computers; Information models for evaluation of disease progression 
risk/disease processes; Systems supporting quantitative healthcare 
(predictive outcomes) modeling; Health risk factor data collation and 
multiple longitudinal trend analyses; Support for disease prevention aimed 
at healthy individuals; Data aggregation and visualisation technologies for 
population-based reporting; 'Risk signature’ discovery to indicate optimal 
preventative or screening actions; Mapping SNOMED-CT terminologies to 
disease model archetypes; Quantitative individualized outcome risk analysis; 
Services for longitudinal data analysis/visualisation; Continuous workflow 
management across clinic, home and mobile locations

Challenges of large-scale, cost-effective eHealth systems

Integrated technology, social/behavioral and business modelling research for 
large-scale deployments; Total operational cost-effectiveness modelling; 
Lessons from large-scale telehealth/telecare demonstrators in different 
parts of the world; Standardised data collation infrastructures (data 
service layers); Impact of grid and service-oriented computing; Roles of 
global/international interoperability organisations (e.g. IHE and Continua); 
Scaleable multi-data trend management; Robust data collection along the 
‘patient path’ for improved decision support; Delivery of ‘composite’ 
process functions (e.g. contributed by multiple vendor systems); Paths to 
semantically-harmonised eHealth systems; Semantic interoperability and 
openEHR archetypes; Applications of harmonised (standardised) datasets 
across multiple sites; Keeping technology simple and affordable

Nurse team applications

ePatient and eNurse tools that are simple to adopt and use; Public eHealth 
education & information; Life time health records; Primary care centers and 
home monitoring; Monitoring for signs and progression of complications; 
eHealth awareness, education and adoption; Mapping to individualized care 
plans; Continuous ‘closed loop’ outcomes analysis; Intervention measurement 
technologies; Personal target setting

Personalized eHealth

eHealth Systems in Mental Health; Preventive Systems and mobile activity 
monitoring; eHealth and life; Fundamentals in eHealth personalization; 
Wearable and implantable systems; Micro and nano eHealth sensors; 
Diagnostics using biosensors and textiles; Interacting with organic 
semiconductors; Personalized eHealth market; Personalized eHealth business 
models; Ubiquitous monitoring; Personalized eHealth and classical health 
networks; Trends in personalized eHealth; ICT solutions for patient self-

Clinical telemedicine

Stroke (Acute stroke; Thrombolytic therapy; Transient ischemic attacks; 
Telestroke); Eplilepsy (Acute management of seizures, Follow-up strategies, 
management of complications); ICU (remote intubation, Management of acute 
respiratory distress); Cardiaology (EKG interpretation, Tele-Echo, 
Management of acute coronary syndromes); Pediatrics (Epilepsy, Cardiology-
echo interpretation, Pediatrics emergencies)

Rural and wilderness eHealth

Rural health and eHealth programs; Rural medical practice; Healthcare 
challenges in rural areas; Provincial standards of emergency care; 
Diagnosing in rural areas; Wilderness emergency medicine; Developing and 
nurturing online communities for health; Rural self-health care

Environmental and travel telemedicine

Disease control and prevention; Geo-medical surveillance; Travel health-
related products, drugs and vaccines; Altitude medicine; Oceanic medicine; 
Continuous monitoring of travelers' health; Self-health care

Committee: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/ComeTELEMED13.html

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